Guatapé attractions

Top Choice Viewpoint in Guatapé

Piedra del Peñol

Also known as El Peñon de Guatapé, thanks to the fierce rivalry between the towns it straddles, this 200m-high granite monolith rises from near the edge of the Embalse Guatapé. A brick staircase of 659 steps rises u…
Notable Building in Guatapé

Casa del Arriero

The oldest and biggest house in Guatapé is still occupied by descendants of the original owners, who sometimes leave their front door open so visitors can wander into the central courtyard. The ornate folding doors …
Church in Guatapé

Iglesia del Calma

The Iglesia del Calma features a Greco-Roman exterior and a polished wood interior. It was built in 1811 as a form of penance, or so the story goes, by a man who killed an orange thief.
Museum in Guatapé

Museo Turístico

A small museum with a somewhat random collection of trinkets and objects from around the town. There's little in the way of explanation. You'll have to have a bit of luck to get inside – it's not always open when it…